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Major Accessions to Repositories 1997 relating to Ireland

National, Special and University

Cambridge University Library

  • John Donohue Fitzgerald (1848-1918), barrister: diary and journal of a walking tour of Ireland (Add 9472)

Dublin University, Trinity College Library

  • Digby family of Geashill, Co Offaly, and Coleshill, Warwickshire: family and Irish estate papers (TCD MS 10949)
  • Samuel Beckett (1906-89), author and dramatist: corresp with Barbara Bray, BBC radio producer (TCD MS 10948)
  • Irene K Falkiner, daughter of Caesar Litton Falkiner, historian: travel diaries and sketches 1907-08 (TCD MS 11010-12)
  • Richard Perceval Graves: papers incl papers of John TR Graves rel to biography of Robert Ranke Graves, poet (TCD MS 11001)
  • Robert Ranke Graves (1895-1985), poet: letters to John TR Graves (11000)
  • William James Jenvy: ships log HMS Melampus 1798-1802 (TCD MS 10950)
  • Samuel Kyle (1717-1848), bishop of Cork: memoir (TCD MS 10978)
  • James Macdowell, lieutenant: ships log HMS Albion c1823 (TCD MS 10989)
  • Stephen MacKenna (1872-1934), Greek scholar and journalist: corresp and papers (TCD MS 10947)
  • LFW Painter, masters assistant: ships logs HM Steamer Bloodhound, HMS Ocean, HM Steam Ship James 1847-52 (TCD MS 10990)
  • George Otto Simms (1910-91), archbishop of Armagh and primate of All-Ireland: corresp (TCD MS 9308)
  • James Stephens (1825-1901), Fenian, founder of Irish Republican Brotherhood: letters to Edward Walsh (11002)
  • United Kingdom Commercial Travellers Association, Dublin branch: minutes 1903-79 (TCD MS 11009)

National Library of Ireland

  • Baillie and Madden families of Duleek, Co Meath: deeds and papers 1720-20th cent
  • Fleming family: leases, accounts and maps rel to Moyadd, Co Laois 19th cent
  • Jocelyn family, Earls of Roden: accounts and papers rel to Dundalk estate 1831-1918
  • William Challinor of Brackloon, Co Mayo: estate papers c1870-81
  • Joseph Connolly (1885-1961), Irish politician and diplomat: corresp and papers
  • Miss Hammill of Cheltenham: diary of travels in Ireland with drawings 1828-29
  • John Hammond (1842-1907) MP: diary
  • Robert Cecil Lecren: diary of Easter week 1916
  • Mary Martin of Drogheda: diary, April-May 1916
  • Clara Mills and Belmonts Mills, Co Offaly: account books 1843-88

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland

  • Browne family, Earls of Kenmare: estate papers incl maps, plans and surveys c1620-1950 (D/4151)
  • Cole family, Earls of Enniskillen (addnl): family and estate papers c1600-1990 (D/1702)
  • King-Harman family of Newcastle, Co Longford: family and estate papers 1720-1997 (D/4168)
  • Tipping family of Bellurgan Park, Ballymascanlan: family and estate papers 1666-1942 (D/4160)
  • James Harshaw of Donaghmore, Co Down: diaries 1830-64 (D/4149)
  • Belfast Masonic Charities: minutes, cash books and annual reports 1861-1989 (D/4157)

Representative Church Body Library

  • Daly family: deeds and papers 1785-1908 incl records rel to Dennis Daly (1747-91) MP and Robert Daly (1783-1872), bishop of Cashel (MS 588)
  • Thomas Percy, bishop of Dromore: papers (copies) rel to the diocese of Dromore 1785-91 (MS 595)
  • Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin: deeds and papers 1636-1873 (C6 adl)
  • Irish Church Temporalities Commissioners: deeds and corresp rel to estates in various dioceses 1834-79 (MS 585)
  • Mrs Smylys Homes: minutes, accounts, registers, corresp and papers rel to childrens homes in Dublin and Canada 1827-1987 (MS 586/closed)